AKM Zamir Uddin | The Daily Star
  • AKM Zamir Uddin

  • Bangladesh Bank gold error

    Oddity from start

    Abul Kashem, chairman of the proposed Peoples Bank, is set to fork out Tk 40 crore to buy shares in the bank, although his total net
  • Higher return fuels sales of savings tools

    Sales of savings instruments continued its uptrend in the first quarter of the fiscal year thanks to their higher yield in comparison to
  • Agent banking expands fast

    Agent banking, which takes banking services to the unbanked people, is going from strength to strength, with both deposit collection and loan disbursement on the rise.
  • FDI picking up, but slowly

    Foreign direct investment in Bangladesh rose only 5.11 percent in fiscal 2017-18 from a year earlier -- the progress being slow
  • Trade deficit widens at a slower rate

    Trade deficit widened slightly in the first quarter of the fiscal year as imports of major goods, including capital machinery, slowed